/John Buxton

About John Buxton

Yes, it works well I told you so! Here at motorhomes campervans .net we like to try and be that bit different. So, after 30 years flogging cars we discover motorhomes and as they say the "rest is history"! When it comes down to motorhome articles, motorhome buying can be a very large subject, With the likes of motorhomes for sale and where to find them. We set out not just to track motorhomes for sale, but, link to where to find good honest motorhome advice. Especially, for first time buyers and how to find motorhome finance and other key parts of the motorhome supply chain. We hope you find some motorhome blogs that are topical and helpful. That is what I want to see happen. Please let us know anything that will help any motorhome owner or potential customer. Regards John
Happy to help if we can

Motorhome Show Time

Motorhome Show Time Is this going to be the motorhome show time, to end all motorhome shows? Why the question? There are so many new motorhome and campervan entries into the UK. Do you know why? Let us dig down and ask, is there good reason for this?  Motorhome show time is well and truly upon us, so, why is this NEC motorhome show so different to other shows? Well only one more big motorhome show in February 2019 [...]

By |2018-12-09T12:00:57+00:00October 14th, 2018|Categories: FRANKIA MOTORHOMES, MOTORHOME BLOG|Tags: |0 Comments

Auto-Trail Apache 700 HI Line

For Sale At Don Amott Leisure Kingdom  +44 (0) 1283 732193 only £57,995 INTERESTED IN BUYING THIS MOTORHOME? JUST CLICK New Make Auto-Trail Model Apache 700 Hi Line Year 2018 Fuel Diesel Engine Fiat Transmission Manual RHD Berths 6 Layout End Lounge Width 2.35 m Height 3.1 m MTPLM 4250 Kg

By |2018-10-10T16:25:43+00:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: AUTO-TRAIL MOTORHOMES, MOTORHOME BLOG|Comments Off on Auto-Trail Apache 700 HI Line

Motorhome Insolvencies

Motorhome Insolvencies Motorhome insolvencies, are not the best topic to discuss. However, buying motorhomes involves a lot of cash. None are exactly cheap and most are in excess of £30K. So, how do motorhome insolvencies, become reported. Well like any insolvencies, the bigger they come, the harder they fall. Bad news travels fast! The difficulty in buying a new motorhome, is that usually it is a factory order. Nothing wrong with that, except you pay a deposit to [...]

By |2018-09-19T10:18:06+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG, MOTORHOME FINANCE|Tags: |Comments Off on Motorhome Insolvencies

Motorhome Marketing Matters

Motorhome Marketing Matters Well MMM, motorhome marketing matters, a lot in this day and age. So, where do you start? Where do you begin to understand what is needed to find success? You may well ask! But, this is not rocket science or is it? I feel sorry for people who try to manage a way round online marketing. It is a minefield of suck it and see. However, that takes time and time costs money! Windows 95 [...]

By |2018-09-16T12:42:26+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: AUTO-SLEEPER MOTORHOMES, MOTORHOME BLOG|Tags: |Comments Off on Motorhome Marketing Matters

Choosing Your Motorhome Layout

Choosing Your Motorhome Layout There is no doubt, that there may be many different aspects, of choosing your motorhome layout. Looking round at all the different motorhomes, takes time. Eventually, you will just have to pick one. When looking, things like dimensions are going to play a part. You may be 6ft 4ins, but, the bed may only be 6ft! Right then, that one motorhome, you like the layout of, might lead you to decide quickly. However, either for [...]

By |2018-09-16T12:45:19+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG|Tags: |Comments Off on Choosing Your Motorhome Layout

Chinese Manufactured Motorhomes

Chinese Manufactured Motorhomes Well it had to happen sooner or later, the arrival of Chinese manufactured motorhomes. But, it sure has taken a huge step. What are we talking about and what are the consequences, you may well ask? Motorhomes made in China, had to happen at some stage, being made for the use in mainland China. This time instead of copying things, something the Chinese are often accused of doing! Enter stage right, the mighty Hymer group, who has [...]

By |2018-09-16T12:45:56+00:00September 1st, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG, MOTORHOME MISCELLANEOUS|Tags: |Comments Off on Chinese Manufactured Motorhomes

Brexit Motorhome Countdown

Brexit Motorhome Countdown Brexit Motorhome Countdown a touchy subject? As, you read this article, hopefully, Brexit will not yet have happened. How, is it really going to affect motorhome, campervan and RV sales? Well the terms under which we may leave, still hang in the balance. But, the fact remains, the show is never over, until the fat lady sings! However, I can hear her rehearsing! But, things right now are not yet decided. Brexit Motorhome Countdown The [...]

By |2018-09-16T12:47:36+00:00August 29th, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG|Tags: |Comments Off on Brexit Motorhome Countdown

Essential Motorhome Accessories

Essential Motorhome Accessories Now let us cut straight to the chase, what are essential motorhome accessories? There are very few motorhome accessories that make the word essential seem an apt description. However, a first aid kit is as essential as it gets. Some even say you should consider carrying a defibrillator onboard as well. Whilst that may seem excessive you would not say that stuck in traffic and having a heart attack. So, we have really defined what essential [...]

By |2018-09-20T09:44:42+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG, MOTORHOME TIPS|Tags: |Comments Off on Essential Motorhome Accessories

Buying Your 2019 Motorhome

Buying Your 2019 Motorhome OK, you have finally found that buying your 2019 motorhome, is just the start of some very common questions. It may have taken many months to get this far. First the layout issues, the weights and dimensions. Good job you measured the driveway! So, now to the business end of the transaction, how are you going to pay for it? There are many ways to consider all of the options, for financing a motorhome, campervan [...]

By |2018-09-20T09:42:15+00:00August 21st, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG, MOTORHOME TIPS|Tags: |Comments Off on Buying Your 2019 Motorhome

Choosing Your New Motorhome

Choosing Your New Motorhome Even with the vast experience, choosing your new motorhome, can be a daunting prospect. So, for customers who have a motorhome, spare a thought when choosing your new motorhome. Yes, spare a thought for those first time motorhome buyers, who have yet to enter the motorhomes arena. Here at motorhomes campervans, counselling potential new motorhome buyers, is what we do! Yes, it is all about choosing the right new motorhome. Also, a motorhome, that is [...]

By |2018-09-20T09:45:26+00:00August 19th, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG, MOTORHOME TIPS|Tags: |Comments Off on Choosing Your New Motorhome

Motorhomes Social Media

Motorhomes Social Media Where do we begin, at the start may be a good idea, as motorhomes social media, is a real topic for conversation. Being such large scale businesses, the likes of Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Pinterest, all are now giants in the advertising world. Not to mention YouTube and many other platforms like Google! In fact, Google trends is a real eye opener! The impact of promoting motorhomes via social media, is a key aspect of promoting any [...]

By |2018-09-16T12:51:05+00:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG|Tags: |Comments Off on Motorhomes Social Media

First Motorhome Trip

First Motorhome Trip Right there is nothing like, your first motorhome trip and starting out and jumping onto the deep end. For many, that is just what happens especially, to first time motorhome buyers. Let us see if we may begin by offering a few tips, on what to do and what not to do! There are many things you may wish to think about, when taking that first motorhome trip. This is always going to hopefully be memorable [...]

By |2018-09-19T11:12:57+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG|Tags: |Comments Off on First Motorhome Trip

Bury Your Head In The Sand

Bury Your Head In The Sand This saying "bury your head in the sand" comes from the habit of ostriches, apparently, hiding when faced with attack by predators! Just bury your head in the sand and therefore, you will not see the danger. We take this well known saying and apply it to background of what some motorhome dealers are doing! Burying their heads in the sand and not knowing that they are doing it. Consequently, this all leads [...]

By |2018-09-16T12:52:41+00:00August 7th, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG|Tags: |Comments Off on Bury Your Head In The Sand

Choosing Motorhome Layouts

Choosing Motorhome Layouts The fact is that choosing motorhome layouts, whilst it is all part of looking for and buying a motorhome. However, when you have settled on a layout, be it an EK (end kitchen) or EB (end bathroom) or some other form of layout. In the end, you will then have to select the layout, that you have decided, is the one for you! Choosing motorhome layouts, now will be a thing of the past or will it? [...]

By |2018-09-16T12:53:25+00:00August 6th, 2018|Categories: MOTORHOME BLOG|Tags: |Comments Off on Choosing Motorhome Layouts